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Valles Marineris: The Grand Canyon of Mars

Valles Marineris in Mars is the largest canyon in the Solar System. This photo is compiled from over 100 images taken by the Viking Orbiters.

blood moon

Blood Red Moon April The bloody red color the moon takes on during an eclipse is caused by refraction of sunlight by the Earth's atmosphere. 2014 red moon begins a rare sequence of four total lunar eclipses expected over the next two years!

Just a reminder in case your mind is playing tricks on you today: You matter. You’re important....

Try out this powerful full moon meditation that will help balance your emotions. All it takes is 11 eleven minutes of kirtan kriya to.

Has NASA Become Mars-Obsessed? [Scientific American. Graphic by Section Design]

Infographic for recent NASA planetary missions: launch date, cost, destination, mission type, mission dates



Получены снимки поверхности ядра кометы, на которую сел модуль "Фила" | РИА Новости

Получены первые снимки поверхности ядра кометы, на которую сел научный модуль "Фила"

This picture released by the European Space Agency ESA was taken by the ROLIS instrument on Rosetta’s Philae lander during its descent from a distance of approximately 3 km from comet.

Jupiter's moon Callisto

Jupiter's moon Callisto

Visible-Light Image Of Jupiter

WOW: Hubble Snaps Farthest-Ever View Into Universe

ABOUT THIS IMAGE: An image of Jupiter in visible-light from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope (HST) on May 2007 showing the turbulent pattern generated by the two plumes at the upper left part of Jupiter. Object Name: Jupiter

Far far away, at the very edge of the Solar System lies Pluto, the ninth planet from the Sun. Description from 7art-screensavers.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

If you're having a bad day, just remember that it can't be as bad as being demoted from planet status. (August is Pluto Demoted Day).


A cylindrical projection of Jupiter stitched together from photos taken by Cassini spacecraft during its December 2000 flyby of the planet courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech

hm ok, frak you.

Here is how tiny black holes in Large Hadron Collider could trigger collapse of universe

well damn


The scale of planets and stars - Puts things in perspective - funny how the smaller of those stars is more likely to live the longest. Really puts thing in perspective

The all universe things

Oh my god so much science! How Galaxies are Classified by Type (Infographic) by Karl Tate, Infographics Artist

View from the International Space Station inhabited in low-earth orbit. Taken from the ISS Cupola, the largest window ever aboard a spacecraft, allowing us to see fly overs of oceans, continents, lakes, rivers and other wonders of the earth, including the " Northern Lights", Aurora Borealis. fortytwotimes.com

From space, the aurora is a crown of light that circles each of Earth’s poles. The IMAGE satellite captured this view of the aurora australis (southern lights) on September 2005


A false-colour composite image of the glow of auroras streaking out from the cloud tops of Saturn's south polar region (photo)